The table below looks at the statistics for PMP in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 93 80 108
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +28
Contract jobs citing PMP 32 41 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.23% 1.69% 0.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.89% 5.88% 3.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 27 13
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£388 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £240 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £435 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £52.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £30.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+80.32% +14.01%
PMP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
654 697 688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.09% 28.72% 27.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 312 281
Average daily rate £388 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £497 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 19 21
Average hourly rate £30.90 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.63% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.55 £15.40 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.29 £59.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PMP across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

PMP
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PMP across the Berkshire region.

PMP Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

PMP
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

PMP Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

PMP
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PMP across the Berkshire region.

PMP Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

PMP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -6 20 £375 -9.09% 1
Bracknell -5 4 £310 +6.89%
Windsor +2 1 - - 1
Slough -8 1 £400 +63.26%
Newbury - 1 - -
PMP
South East

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing PMP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PMP.

1 59 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 51 (86.44%) Project Management
3 44 (74.58%) PRINCE2
4 27 (45.76%) Telecoms
5 18 (30.51%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (25.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 12 (20.34%) MS PowerPoint
7 12 (20.34%) MS Excel
8 11 (18.64%) Finance
8 11 (18.64%) Data Centre
9 10 (16.95%) Change Management
9 10 (16.95%) ITIL
10 9 (15.25%) MS Office
10 9 (15.25%) Risk Management
11 8 (13.56%) Service Delivery
11 8 (13.56%) Remedy
12 7 (11.86%) Management Information System
12 7 (11.86%) Programme Management
12 7 (11.86%) Business Development
12 7 (11.86%) Degree
12 7 (11.86%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (11.86%) Change Control
13 6 (10.17%) Radio Access Network
13 6 (10.17%) Project Planning
13 6 (10.17%) Maya
13 6 (10.17%) Amdocs
13 6 (10.17%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (10.17%) Strategic Planning
13 6 (10.17%) Huawei
13 6 (10.17%) Workflow

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing PMP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.69%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (20.34%) MS Excel
1 12 (20.34%) MS PowerPoint
2 9 (15.25%) MS Office
3 6 (10.17%) Maya
4 5 (8.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) PeopleSoft Financials
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.17%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (3.39%) WAN
2 2 (3.39%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.69%) GGSN
3 1 (1.69%) SGSN
3 1 (1.69%) 4G
3 1 (1.69%) SAN
3 1 (1.69%) Internet
3 1 (1.69%) MVNO
3 1 (1.69%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.69%) Big Data
General
1 27 (45.76%) Telecoms
2 11 (18.64%) Finance
3 2 (3.39%) Legal
3 2 (3.39%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.69%) Banking
4 1 (1.69%) French Language
4 1 (1.69%) German Language
4 1 (1.69%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.69%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 39 (66.10%) Project Manager
2 8 (13.56%) Programme Manager
3 6 (10.17%) Planning Manager
4 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 5 (8.47%) Technical Project Manager
4 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (8.47%) Technical Manager
5 4 (6.78%) OSS Project Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (5.08%) IT Project Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Senior Manager
7 2 (3.39%) Coordinator
7 2 (3.39%) Service Manager
7 2 (3.39%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 2 (3.39%) PMO Manager
7 2 (3.39%) Project Coordinator
8 1 (1.69%) Network Manager
8 1 (1.69%) PMO Analyst
8 1 (1.69%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) Data Centre
2 7 (11.86%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.78%) PMI
4 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.39%) IPTV
4 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.39%) CMDB
5 1 (1.69%) Wiki
5 1 (1.69%) FMCG
5 1 (1.69%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.69%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.69%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.69%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (86.44%) Project Management
2 44 (74.58%) PRINCE2
3 18 (30.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (16.95%) ITIL
4 10 (16.95%) Change Management
5 9 (15.25%) Risk Management
6 8 (13.56%) Service Delivery
7 7 (11.86%) Business Development
7 7 (11.86%) Programme Management
7 7 (11.86%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (11.86%) Change Control
8 6 (10.17%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (10.17%) Strategic Planning
8 6 (10.17%) Project Planning
8 6 (10.17%) Workflow
9 5 (8.47%) PRINCE
10 4 (6.78%) Service Management
10 4 (6.78%) Coaching
10 4 (6.78%) Data Centre Operations
11 3 (5.08%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.08%) C
Qualifications
1 59 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 15 (25.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 7 (11.86%) Degree
4 6 (10.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.39%) NVQ Level 3
6 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.69%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.69%) CAPM
7 1 (1.69%) APMP
7 1 (1.69%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) PMBOK
2 1 (1.69%) GxP
2 1 (1.69%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.69%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) OpenView
1 2 (3.39%) Netcool
Vendors
1 8 (13.56%) Remedy
2 6 (10.17%) Amdocs
2 6 (10.17%) Huawei
2 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.17%) Ericsson
2 6 (10.17%) Nokia
3 2 (3.39%) Cisco
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle
3 2 (3.39%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.69%) SAP
4 1 (1.69%) HP
4 1 (1.69%) ArcSight
4 1 (1.69%) ServiceNow
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago